04 Nov 2011
Bihar, which not long back held the dubious distinction of being one of the most unsafe places for females as well as males, has finally broke the shackles to wake up on the issue of women safety. With the aim to set up one Mahila Thana in each district, the Cabinet has approved 40 Women police stations for the state.
04 Apr 2016
Lucknow: BJP state Mahila Morcha chief Madhu Mishra was today expelled from the party for six years over a controversial statement made by her in Aligarh recently.
06 Apr 2015
Patna: Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday appealed to women to play a key role in the Assembly polls due later this year like Lord Krishna did in Mahabharata.
15 Nov 2014
Vadodara: Bhartiya Mahila Bank (BMB) chairperson and Managing Director Usha Ananthasubramanian Saturday inaugurated its new branch here, the second in Gujarat.
09 Oct 2011
Getting employed before birth… Sounds bizarre!!!! Ironically, this is the way things have been going at Mahila Mahavidyala at Janakpur for past many years. The startling fact was brought to surface through Right to Information Act. On being exposed, the college management committee and teachers have remained tight-lipped on the paradoxical issue.
05 Apr 2016
Lucknow: Charging BJP with having a non-serious attitude towards Dalits, BSP supremo Mayawati today claimed the action taken against state Mahila Morcha chief Madhu Mishra was an 'eyewash' ahead of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.
01 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Members of a women's rights group have sought the support of the National Commission for Women (NCW) to abolish the practice of 'triple talaq', terming it as an "un-Quranic" practice.
05 Mar 2016
New Delhi: All India Mahila Congress today staged a protest outside BJP headquarters demanding immediate rollback of tax on Employees' Provident Fund (EPF).
12 Nov 2014
Jaipur: Attacking the BJP government for failing to provide security to women, Rajasthan Mahila Congress on Wednesday said it will send a seven-membered team to Thuravad village in Rajsamand on Thursday to prepare a report on the incident where a woman was allegedly paraded half-naked.
01 Aug 2016
Patna: A Bihar court on Monday granted bail to Ruby Rai, an accused in the toppers' scam, a government lawyer said. A special juvenile court here granted her bail after hearing a petition.